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PA Fellows CLE Luncheon - Featuring Professor Stephen Daniels

  • When: February 22, 2017, 12:30 pm
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"Tort Reform, Plaintiffs' Lawyers, and Access to Justice"

Featuring ABF Research Professor Stephen Daniels

Lawyers are civil justice gatekeepers. How they respond to changes in the legal environment, like those brought about by tort reform, determines whether the courthouse doors will be open or closed to those seeking to avail themselves of the rights and remedies the law provides - and even what those rights and remedies will be. This presentation reports on how plaintiffs' lawyers have navigated the changes in the wake of tort reform and why the blunt statement of one is critical to access: "unless there's a way to make money practicing law, rights don't make any difference."

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Lunch provided at 12:30 P.M.
1-hour CLE Presentation* begins promptly at 1:00 P.M.

Generously Sponsored By:


Offices of Pepper Hamilton LLP
3000 Two Logan Square
Eighteenth and Arch Streets
Philadelphia, PA 19103

*Drexel University Thomas R. Kline School of Law will provide one substantive CLE credit.

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